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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Free parking
TravelPod Member ReviewsPousada Villaggio Paraty
Wonderful oasis! Lovely spacious, clean rooms, amazing breakfast, helpful staff and the bonus of a small pool too.
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Travel Blogs from Paraty
... heels wouldn't stand a chance here). Whitewashed buildings with colourful doorways and archways line the streets and contain numerous craft shops, cafes, restaurants and bars. Art works on display at the cultural centre showcase the work of local artists and tap into the White settler and African slave histories of the area. Typical local cuisine in the form of sugary desserts are sold cheaply by the slice from numerous ...
... within the hat shop- making the hat shop the true jewel of Paraty and well worth all the searching. Next stop was the beach. After a very long, very sweaty and very crowded bus journey (in which the child next to me threw up what appeared to be a very large strawberry milkshake), we eventually arrived in Trindade. I took the first available opportunity to wash my legs (and make a mental note to not reproduce for at least another 5 years) and ...
... asked me at one point. Through the waiter she tells me her granddaughter can speak four different languages. 'Cool' I say missing the point and her perplexedness at the inadequacy of this gringo that sits before her... I assume. 'Italian, English, Portugueze and French...' The other conversation at the table is between Bruno, the waiters 'blood brother' as he put it and Bruno's girlfriend. She had braces, he had a baseball cap, a cute good looking young couple with love ...
Sun trying to come through, so general consensus of opinion is to go on the half day boat trip. This involves a speed boat with 13 of us on board, poor Chris signed up late so went on another boat, which broke down...so instead of following us he was chasing behind us the whole day.
The bad weather resulted in a lot of debris in the water. This is something they are going ...
... Another stop, a turtle!! And at our lunch stop we found (and fed bananas to) some golden lion monkeys! They are super endangered, tiny and really beautiful. Check them out on google images.
That night we went out and joined in the Carnival celebrations. We had caparinhas and a beer or two and danced at the main stage. We also watched (and joined in with) a bloco. A bloco is a street parade. In this case it was a few dozen drummers playing ...